How much is Kim Zolciak worth?
|Net Worth:||$3 Million
|Profession:||Professional TV Personality|
|Date of Birth:||May 19, 1978 (age 44)|
|Country:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
About Kim Zolciak
Reality television is a favorite past time of many Americans. Some find Keeping Up with the Kardashians quite entertaining, while others enjoy Naked and Afraid. One of the most popular reality television shows began in 2008 and is known as The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Kim Zolciak-Biermann has been a key person on the hit show since its beginning in 2008. Although she was originally born in Connecticut, Kim decided to move to Atlanta, Georgia shortly after she graduated college.
After moving to Georgia, she opted to begin a life in the suburb of Johns Creek. Since her success on the reality TV show, many doors opened for Kim in the music, entertainment, and business arenas. In 2007, she landed her role on the hit reality television show The Real Housewives of Atlanta. After the success of season one, she was asked to continue contributing to the show for seasons two, three, four, and five. Between seasons four and five, her and her then fiancé was awarded a spin off show about their wedding preparations. Kim decided to leave the show after the fifth season with her final episode airing in December of 2012.
The success of her role on the hit show opened the door for her role in a new reality TV show on Bravo; however, the show was cancelled before it aired. In 2015, Kim took on a new television role as a dancer on the hit ABC show Dancing with the Stars. Unfortunately, she was forced to withdraw from the competition due to a stroke. Although Kim’s rise to fame has been an unsteady one, it is all related to her roles on reality TV.
Five years of accumulated wealth from reality TV was not enough for Kim. After her roles came to an end, Kim focused on diversifying her income. In 2008, she began focusing on her country music career.
In 2009, she released her debut single titled “Tardy for the Party” and released her remix EP in 2010. After legal disputes emerged during her music career, Kim searched for other avenues to generate income. In 2016 she decided to launch her own skin-care line and products called Kashmere Kollection. The success of the brand enabled her to create her own perfume later that year which she expectedly titled Kashmere. The revenue generated by all of these avenues has assisted Kim acquire a net worth estimated to be $1 million dollars, by 2010.
A majority of Kim’s fame and wealth stems directly from her roles on reality television. Her ability to capture, captivate, and inspire audiences for five years while acting as a main character on the hit reality TV show The Real Housewives of Atlanta enabled her to obtain her very own spin off show.
Her dedication to her brand helped her complete filming for the spin off show and captured the opportunity for her to dance on Dancing with the Stars. While the average person would have been excited for the success Kim had achieved at this point in her life, she was eager to reach for higher heights.
Kim was inspired to create her own skin care and swimsuit line which both did well. Her ability to focus on her future, captivate audiences, and cut ties when needed are all reasons why she has acquired the wealth and fame she has today.
Zolciak’s Total Net Worth
Kim Zolciak has earned estimated total career income of $6 million dollars. In 2016, she launched her brand Kashmere that sells luxury beauty and lifestyle products.
As Zolciak lives in the state of Georgia, she will have had to pay around 38% in taxes on her career income. After tax, it is estimated that her career earnings are at around $3.72 million dollars, having paid $2.28 million dollars in taxes.
Kim Zolciak married Daniel Toce in 2001 and they divorced two years later, in 2003. As there were children involved it is estimated that Daniel has paid Kim around $850,000 in spousal and child support. Kim later married Kroy Biermann in 2011 and they remain together.
In her personal life she has likely spent $1.5 million dollars of her career earnings but also earned $1 million dollars from her investments. She will have also had to pay around $900,000 in business costs. Therefore, it is estimated that Kim Zolciak has a net worth of about $3 million dollars.
Although some people may make fun of reality TV stars, they should acknowledge the fame and wealth some of these stars have acquired. While it is true that Kim gained her fame from a TV show, she is now a business owner, actress, and musician in her own right. Not only has she earned a net worth estimated to be $3 million dollars, but she is also a mom and spouse.